Mobile Tech Roundup: 2016 App Trends and More!

Why mobile apps are the next website

Just like with websites when they first hit the scene, there are slow adopters to the world of apps. But as this article points out… “Whatever your business does, a custom app can promote it, expand it, and engage your customer base on an entirely different, and effective, level. Best of all, you have a 24/7 presence on the customer's phone, something they're virtually guaranteed to have with them everywhere they go. Every time they open it up, your logo and brand are right in front of them. You can't beat that level of exposure.”

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7 life skills that tech will make obsolete in 2016

It’s no secret that technology has integrated seamlessly into our day-to-day lives. The skills that come easily to our parents and grandparents might get pushed out altogether because of technological advancements. Here are a few predictions about what seemingly simple skills might become irrelevant in the coming year. 

Mobile app design trends for 2016

Custom user experiences, simple app navigation, and clean, appealing in-app visuals are quickly becoming the norm, not the exception. Stay ahead of the curve and check out some of these other really cool design trends for the year!

3 ways mobile technology has revolutionized old industries

From hospitality to healthcare, mobile technology is allowing industries that have been around for awhile to improve quality of service and innovate within their fields in new ways. Who’s to say which industry will catch on next?

6 reasons you may want to buy a new smartphone in 2016

Faster connections, better fingerprint sensors, and object recognition are just a few of the improvements we can expect from many of this year’s smartphones. The decision to upgrade is up to you, but first, take a glance at some of the benefits you're missing out on.

What are some of your mobile tech trend predictions for 2016? Let us know about them in the comments below!